What will I learn?

The Certificate III in Commercial Cookery qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who use a wide range of well-developed cookery skills and provides sound information on kitchen operations including how to arrange food and menu items. Certificate III in Commercial Cookery provides a pathway to work as a commercial cook in organizations such as hotels, restaurants, cafés, coffee shops, clubs and pubs. If you are passionate about cooking and are looking for a career that is in demand everywhere (especially in Australia!), VIT’s Commercial Cookery course is for you.

Employment Pathway

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent as a qualified cook. Work would be undertaken in various hospitality enterprises where food is prepared and served, including restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, cafeterias and coffee shops. Individuals may have some responsibility for others and provide technical advice and support to a team.

Training Pathway

After achieving SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, individuals could progress to SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery or SIT40716 Certificate IV in Patisserie.

Assessment Methods

The Institute will use the following assessment methods during this course which includes and may not be limited to Questions, Assignments, Projects, Case Studies, Activities, Third Party Reports/Logbooks, Portfolio, Observations, Tests and Written Assessments.

Available Intakes: Monthly

CRICOS

093217B

Study options

Full Time (64 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$12,999.00 (6,95,878) per year
Application Fee: AUD $200
Start date

4 October 2021

Venue

Victorian Institute of Technology

Level 14, 123 Queen Street,

MELBOURNE,

Victoria,

3000, MELBOURNE, Australia

Full Time (64 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$12,999.00 (6,95,878) per year
Application Fee: AUD $200
Start date

4 October 2021

Venue

Abbotsford Campus

413, Johnston Street,

ABBOTSFORD,

Victoria,

3067, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Any one of the below:

  • Completion of senior high school to the Australian Year 11 or equivalent
  • Mature age students can also enter based on an interview with VIT staff

Minimum Age Requirement: 18 years or older at commencement of course.

An English Language proficiency level of one of the below:

  • Certificate III in EAL / IELTS band score of 5.5 or equivalent
  • Satisfactorily completed ELICOS at least to Upper Intermediate level
  • Completed equivalent of Australian Year 11 qualification from any of the English speaking countries such as Australia, UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, or the Republic of Ireland
  • Completed any AQF Certificate III or higher qualification
  • Satisfactorily completed at least one semester of study in Australia in a tertiary course (satisfactorily for this purpose would mean that the applicant has completed more than 50% of the semester load)
  • Completed a Placement Test devised and administered by VIT or a nominated accredited agency.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

ADD TO MY FAVOURITES